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The Alternatives Issue

The Alternatives Issue

WSN Management Team
March 27
Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS, TOP STORIES

It’s easy to get stuck in routine: get up every morning, do the same things, think of things the same way. A routine is a routine, and it’s comforting. But sometimes getting off the beaten road — straying away from routine, trying something new or doing something that doesn’t always seem like...

Daniel Brioso

Daniel Brioso

Gabriella Bower, Editor-at-Large
March 23
Filed under TOP STORIES, Uncategorized

Daniel Brioso chose NYU for the micro communities it fosters, but he never could have imagined his beloved communities that would be so blatantly threatened by the current president. But giving up has never been in Brioso’s vocabulary. During Brioso’s early elementary school years, he was afflicte...

Paige Alenick

Paige Alenick

Natasha Roy, News Editor
March 23
Filed under TOP STORIES, Uncategorized

Swish, rinse, repeat. It all started while 15-year-old Paige Alenick was brushing her teeth. A thought suddenly popped into her mind — not everyone in the world owns a toothbrush. She realized that oral hygiene was an overlooked daily necessity. This simple idea inspired the Steinhardt senior...

Aija Mayrock

Aija Mayrock

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
March 23
Filed under TOP STORIES, Uncategorized

Imagine recounting the worst experiences of your life in front of huge crowds on a near-daily basis. Imagine having to answer questions about that trauma in endless interviews — both live and recorded — and having the details of your pain published in 14 different countries and read by millions of...

Finding a Friend in New Film “Frantz”

Finding a Friend in New Film “Frantz”

Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under ARTS, Film, TOP STORIES

In a world bursting to the brim with art making deeper meanings, "Frantz" is a film that is simply and incredibly beautiful.

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Deja Brew: The difference in coffee drinks

Deja Brew: The difference in coffee drinks

Faith Gates, Deputy Features Editor
March 22
Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Coffee comes in many different forms, but they all taste different. Read about the differences in coffee drinks to help you order the perfect coffee drink.

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Hear Thy Word

Hear Thy Word

Sarah Jackson, Contributing Writer
March 22
Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

When teachers assign books they wrote as class textbooks, it puts students in an interesting position.

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Educators Should Encourage a More Empathetic Understanding of History

Educators Should Encourage a More Empathetic Understanding of History

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

On the contrary, in seeing these historical figures as only names in a textbook we forget that they were real flesh-and-blood people with fears and aspirations, and knowing this can only enhance our understanding of the past.

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Sustainable Restaurants Near NYU Campus

Sustainable Restaurants Near NYU Campus

Sydney Ernstberger, Contributing Writer
March 22
Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Although there are tons of great restaurants near NYU, they don't all value where their food comes from. Here is a list of eight restaurants near campus that are environmentally sustainable and provide ethically sourced food.

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Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Sandwiches

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Sandwiches

Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor
March 22
Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Without a doubt, sandwiches are a staple for college students — they're convenient, cheap and easy-to-eat. Read this to discover the best sandwich shop near your dorm.

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Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

Kevin Hannon, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

English singer-songwriter Lewis Watson performed live in the WNYU studio, and gave an interview on his new album "midnight" and his recent switch from a major record label to an independent one — and whether this midnight is the evening before or after the light.

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What We’re Listening To: Musical Innovation

What We’re Listening To: Musical Innovation

Gilchrist Green, Music Editor
March 22
Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

In this week's staff playlist, check out some musical innovation spanning all the way back to the 50's — and see what ways artists have been trying to break boundaries over the past 60 years.

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